Chicago heavy metal band Disturbed are headed to the Maritimes for their inaugural visit next week with shows slated for Moncton and Halifax. Brought together by a common love for classic heavy metal bands such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest…

Back in 1998, life really couldn’t have been much better for the members of the Texan power-pop band Fastball. After an indifferent reception to their 1996 debut record, their 1998 sophomore album All The Pain Money Can Buy launched them…

The springtime tends to be one of the most fruitful times of year for new music arriving in stores. Below are some of my choice picks that I’m looking forward to in the next few months; I hope you find…

Halifax native Joel Plaskett’s music career is building momentum with each successive release. His 2007 record Ashtray Rock garnered him a remarkable six East Coast Music Awards and was also in the running for the annual Canadian Polaris Music Prize. He…